A piece of the Anchorage municipality, Girdwood feels completely different. The Chugach Mountains, among the best natural spaces in this part of Alaska, surround Girdwood in the valley below. There’s a small, mountain town vibe. You feel a deep connection to Girdwood almost as soon as you arrive.
China’s Guizhou Province is less known in comparison to other locations in the country, yet offers myriad cultural experiences and beautiful natural scenery. With karst landscape and spectacular views of gorges, waterfalls, canyons, underground rivers and terraced fields in mountain areas, Guizhou is one of China’s most stunning destinations.
Year-round tropical weather offers more than sunbathing: The Hawaiian Islands harvest some of the best produce and products in the world, resulting in a unique farm-to-table movement that is as much a part of Hawaiian landscape and culture as it is the culinary scene.
Anchorage has unrivaled access to natural places; its national parks, incredible wildlife and glaciers fuel dream trips. Ask any residents how they first arrived: You’ll likely hear of unexpectedly falling in love with Alaska and Anchorage—and never leaving! Extraordinary outdoor opportunities combine with a modern metropolitan area for the best of both worlds.